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Kristine Lydal Patrow

Kristine Lydal Patrow, American television news anchor, reporter, producer. Recipient Harriet Averill music scholarship, 1982, Miss Wisconsin Pageant scholarship, 1982, Miss Chippewa Valley scholarship, 1982, Good Citizenship award Daughters of the American Revolution, 1982, United States Constitution award, 1982, voice performance award Wisconsin State competition, 1977-1983.

Background

  • Patrow, Kristine Lydal was born on October 1, 1963 in Camp LeJuene, North Carolina, United States. Daughter of Lelon LaVerne and Marjorie Lucille (Peterson) Patrow.

  • Education

    • Bachelor magna cum laude, Lawrence University, 1986.

    Career

    • Intern, reporter Station WQOW-television, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, 1987. Reporter, producer Station KTTC-television, Rochester, Minnesota, 1987-1988. Freelance field producer Cable News Network, Chicago, 1988-1989.

      Anchor, producer, writer, reporter Orbis Broadcast Group/Consumer News and Business Channel, 1989-1995. On-camera reporter, anchor Station KARE-television, Minneapolis, 1995-1996. National health/medical reporter Everyday Living, 1996-1997.

      Reporter KSTP-television, St. Paul, since 1997.

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Member Athena Women's Group, Kappa Kappa Gamma (marshall 1984-1985), Phi Beta Kappa.

    Personality

    Interests

    Creative writing, singing, travel, weightlifting, aerobics.

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    Born October 1, 1963
    (age 53)
    • 1986
      Lawrence University
    • 1987
      Intern
      Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States
    • 1987 - 1988
      reporter
      Rochester, New York, United States
    • 1988 - 1989
      freelance field producer Cable News Network
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1989 - 1995
      anchor
    • 1995 - 1996
      on-camera reporter
      Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
    • 1996 - 1997
      national health/medical reporter Everyday Living
    • 1997
      reporter KSTP-television